Stochastic Resource Allocation for Electricity Distribution Network Resilience

  title={Stochastic Resource Allocation for Electricity Distribution Network Resilience},
  author={Derek Chang and Devendra Shelar and Saurabh Amin},
  journal={2020 American Control Conference (ACC)},
In recent years, it has become crucial to improve the resilience of electricity distribution networks (DNs) against storm-induced failures. Microgrids enabled by Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) can significantly help speed up re-energization of loads, particularly in the complete absence of bulk power supply. We describe an integrated approach which considers a pre-storm DER allocation problem under the uncertainty of failure scenarios as well as a post-storm dispatch problem in microgrids… 

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